Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Zebak, 88 km southeast of Fayzabad, Faīẕābād, Badakhshan, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, 9 February 1993 at 23:06 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 201 km depth
Date & time: 9 Feb 1993 23:06:23 UTC
Depth: 201.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.516°N / 71.22°E (Zebak, Badakhshan, Afghanistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) SW of Ashkāsham (Ishkashim) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of Ishqoshim (Ishkoshim, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistan) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SE of Jurm (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SE of Fayzabad (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) E of Taloqan (Takhar) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) E of Khanabad (Kunduz) (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) E of Kunduz (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) NNE of Jalalabad (Nangarhar) (pop: 200,300) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (179 mi) NE of Kabul (pop: 3,043,500) --> See nearby quakes!
311 km (193 mi) SE of Dushanbe (Tajikistan) (pop: 679,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||201 km||Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan||USGS|
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